April brings spam and virus deluge

Friday, 6 May 2005, 4:07 AM EST

This year, April showers brought spam. E-mail security vendor FrontBridge Technologies Inc. today said spam and virus totals for the month of April peaked at 94% of total inbound E-mail and averaged 86%. The company also noted an increase in viruses carried by E-mail. It claims to have blocked 45 million instances of the Sober.S worm in a single day.

By Thomas Claburn at InformationWeek.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Staples customers likely the latest victims of credit card breach

Posted on 21 October 2014.  |  Multiple banks say they have identified a pattern of credit and debit card fraud suggesting that several Staples Inc. office supply locations in the Northeastern United States are currently dealing with a data breach.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Wed, Oct 22nd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //